mikimoto flagship store ginza

the skin-like appearance of the mikimoto flagshipstore building was achieved with plates of 12mm polished steel, glass and reinforced concrete. in order to get a perfectly flat surface, the design team had to test different solutions.

gps: 35.67375946044922 139.76589965820312 / code: japtok0030

link to google maps

location: japan, kyoto

architect: toyo ito

completed: 2005

photo: 16/01/06

 

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